WoRMS taxon details

Halosauropsis macrochir (Günther, 1878)

126639  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126639)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Canada to 25°N, and off southern Brazil  
Distribution Canada to 25°N, and off southern Brazil [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Halosauropsis macrochir (Günther, 1878). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126639 on 2018-10-19
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on polychaetes, crustaceans, echinoderms and echiurids [details]

Distribution Canada to 25°N, and off southern Brazil [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat Found on the lower slope, continental rise and upper abyss, primarily between 4° and 2°C isotherms. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English abyssal halosaur  [details]
Japanese クロオビトカゲギス  [details]